Monthly Archives: March 2015

What’s For Dinner? Grilled Chicken & Cowboy Caviar Salad

During the Spring I love eating salads for dinner, I feel that they are light, yet filling and are great when you are busy during the week. This salad is packed with protein and you don’t even need dressing with it! It has a great flavor. I made a homemade Cowboy Caviar dip for a party and set aside some to eat the next day, it was so good on a salad and much healthier than eating it with tortilla […]

What’s For Dinner? Spinach Salad with Maple Dijon Dressing

I love eating a big salad for dinner, but I need to make sure to be creative with my salads so that I don’t get bored. This spinach salad is so good, it is the perfect weeknight dinner and is really filling. It was easy to prepare and the homemade dressing was delicious!! I made it up because I needed something different & it made the salad! Don’t skip it!! My drink in the picture is really refreshing and a […]

What’s For Dinner? Shrimp Scampi with Zoodles

  This week starts baseball season for my boys, for us this means busier nights and weekends. This time of year I try to find quick and healthy meals so that we don’t get stuck eating dinner at the snack shack! This recipe was inspired by Skinnytaste, although I made my own changes and it turned out really well! I am lucky that my kids enjoy seafood, but what surprised me was that they all loved the “zoodles.” If you […]

Featured Mom: #allsmilessteph March 2015

Our featured mom for March is #allsmilessteph.  Steph always has such a happy disposition and is a pleasure to have at our sessions.  Steph is always smiling while pushing through burpees or chasing after her kiddies when they are looking for trouble.  Steph pushes herself a little harder each time she attends a session, which is why her strength has improved a great deal while working out at Stroller Sessions.  We love having Steph and her kiddies as part of our group. Thanks to Steph and all the […]

What’s for Dinner? Simple Crab Cakes

Finally, it is starting to feel like Spring!! With the approach of warmer weather, I wanted to make a simple dinner that reminds me that Spring/Summer are right around the corner! These crab cakes are an easy weeknight meal and my kids love them. Enjoy 🙂 -Jenn   Pure & Simple Crab Cakes *adapted from Once a Month Mom* Ingredients: Lump crab meat (I usually use about  1 lb) 1/2 cup of panko bread crumbs 1-2 teaspoons of parsley 1-2 tablespoons […]

Amazing Gluten Free Cookie Dough Truffles

1cup well-cooked and drained chickpeas(or white beans instead) 2tbsp coconut sugar*Note: For Stage 1 Anti Candida Diet, omit the coconut sugar and use more stevia, to taste. 3tbsp smooth natural seed or nut butter (such as almond) 1tbsp Coconut oil 1tsp Ground Cinnamon 2tsp pure vanilla extract(or 2 tsp vanilla powder) 1/8tsp pure stevia powder(or 1/4 teaspoon vanilla or chocolate-flavored pure liquid stevia) 3tbsp coconut flour 2 1/2tbsp unflavored or vanilla raw protein powder (pea or rice) 1pinch fine sea salt 3tbsp plain or vanilla unsweetened almond milk or other allowed […]

Cucumber and Green Teani

Cucumber and Green Teani 60ml/ 2 oz Belvedere Citrus 2 inch Piece of cucumber Dash simple syrup Dash lemon juice 25ml/ 0.75 oz Green tea Piece of fresh ginger 2 Basil leaves Small pinch of Maldon Sea Salt Muddle cucumber and ginger with a pinch of salt and simple syrup. Add the rest of the ingredients and shake with cubed ice. Finely strain into a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with a thin slice of cucumber.   Source: belvederevodka.com

Coconut & Avocado Grasshopper Bars

COCONUT & AVOCADO GRASSHOPPER BARS Free of grain, gluten, eggs, dairy & refined sugar. MINT LAYER INGREDIENTS 1 Hass avocado 1/4 c. honey 6 T. coconut oil, melted 1 1/2 c. shredded unsweetened coconut 3/8 t. mint extract, or a drop or two of food-grade peppermint essential oil dash of salt CHOCOLATE LAYER INGREDIENTS 1/4 c. coconut oil 2 T. honey 1/4 c. cocoa powder 1/4 t. vanilla extract (I like to make my own) dash of salt MINT LAYER INSTRUCTIONS Line a 9×9 inch baking dish […]

What’s For Dinner? Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders

Looking for a quick, healthy & kid friendly dinner.? Make this tonight! My kids loved these Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders. They were simple and delicious, the perfect weeknight dinner. Let us know if you make this! -Jenn   Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders *adapted from Budget Bytes* Ingredients: 1-2 packs of chicken tenders (depending on your family) Salt & pepper 2 tablespoons of honey or agave (try to use raw/local) 1/4 cup of balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil […]

Lulu’s Casita Mompreneur of the Month

   I am very honored and delighted to be named Lulu’s Casita Mompreneur of the Month for March 2015. Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog and read more about the programs that I offer. ~Abbie  As a mom, Abbie believes that our time is valuable and moms need to make the most out of it. The days go by so fast and sometimes we as moms getting nothing done that needs to get done, especially for ourselves.  That […]